|1950's Television Series ''It Could Be You'' (Circa 1958)|
An episodeof NBC Television Network series "It Could Be You", which aired during the 1950's. This episode is from 1958. In this episode, a couple with two sets of twins get brand new baby carriages; an elderly couple gets the honeymoon they have always wanted; and the army crew who survived a World War Two airplane accident in enemy territory are reunited.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 50s; 1950s; 50's; 1950's; Fifties; NBC Television Network; NBC; Daytime TV; Daytime Television
Downloads: 1,957 (2 reviews)
|1969 NBC Television Network ''Promo Special''|
An 1969 TV special designed to make viewers excited for the 1969-1970 NBC Television Network schedule. Shows promoted include: "My World.. And Welcome To It", "The Debbie Reynolds Show", "Then Came Bronson", "Bracken's World", "The Andy Williams Show", "The Bill Cosby Show" and "The Bold Ones". Most of these shows obviously cannot be uploaded, so this promo is the next best thing.
Keywords: NBC; Classic TV; Television; 1960s; 1960's; 60s 60's; Sixties; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Masterpoxen
Downloads: 3,788 (6 reviews)
|''Sunday Showcase'' - Jimmy Durante Special (NBC, 1959)|
An 1959 episode of the TV series "Sunday Showcase", which consisted of TV specials. This episode features Jimmy Durante, with special guests Jane Powell, Ray Bolger, Eddie Hodges and Jimmie Rodgers. This special aired on NBC during 1959 in colour, but only a black and white kinescope survives of the telecast.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Music; Musical; Jimmy Durante; 50s; 1950s; 50's; 1950's; Fifties; Broadway; NBC; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; NBC-TV; Masterpoxen
Downloads: 4,864 (4 reviews)
|Classic Educational Television: ''Mr. Wizard'' - Legs and Speed of Animals|
An episode of the classic educational NBC Television Network series "Mr. Wizard". This episode deals with the legs of animals, and also discusses a bit about the speed of various animals. This episode appears to be from the 1960's. It is presented here for historical and entertainment value.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Education; Educational; Science; Teacher; Teacher; Entertainment; Animal; Animals; Insect; Insects; Bug; Bugs; Retro; Vintage; NBC Television Network; NBC; National Broadcasting Company
Downloads: 2,137 (3 reviews)
|1953 Episode of ''Texaco Star Theatre'' with Gertrude Berg|
An interesting 1953 episode of Milton Berle's "Texaco Star Theatre" from 1953, with special guest star Gertrude Berg, playing her popular character "Molly Goldberg". Gertrude was in fact the first Jewish actress to have her own popular sitcom. This comedy-variety series aired on NBC Television Network. The picture quality is a little poor, but watchable.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 1950's; 50s; 50's; Fifties; Variety; Comedy; Milton Berle; Gertrude Berg; NBC; NBC Television Network; TV Show
Downloads: 5,248 (3 reviews)
|Classic TV: 1975 NBC ''Fall Line-Up'' Promo Special|
A 1975 NBC-TV Special designed to promote it's fall 1975 line-up. NBC was losing ratings at this point, and few (if any) of the "debuting this season" shows promoted became major hits. Since the shows in question obviously cannot be uploaded here, this fall preview is the next best thing.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1975; 70s; 70's; 1970s; 1970's; Seventies; NBC; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Retro; Vintage; TV; Television; Promo; Promos; Flop; Flops
|1950s NBC Promo - Friday Evening|
"Truth or Consequences", "M-Sqaud" and "The Thin Man" are promoted in this 1950s-era spot aired over NBC to promote their friday evening schedule. Very low budget, but it IS from a daytime show that can also be downloaded here called "Treasure Hunt".
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; 1950's; 50's; Fifties; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; NBC Television Network; The Thin Man; MGM Television; Kinescope
|Classic Educational Television: ''Mr. Wizard'' - Episode on ''Electricity''|
An episode of the popular classic educational series "Mr. Wizard" in this case about electricity. Far more entertaining than "Flavor of Love". Nice Retro TV! This show was aimed at children.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Education; Educational; Teaching; Teacher; Science; Electric; Electricity; Demonstation; Don Herbert; Learn; Learning; NBC; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Masterpoxen; Better Than Family Guy; Public Domain TV; Public Domain Television
Downloads: 6,735 (6 reviews)
|Rare Historic Footage: ''Howdy Doody'' - 3 November 1952|
In this rare historic footage from the 3rd of November, 1952, we see rare insight into early children's television, in this case NBC's "Howdy Doody". Highlights include: Clarabell the Clown causing mischief; Several male and female children being asked what they'd do if they were elected President of the USA; Two commercials for 5th Avenue candy bars; and the ever-popular NBC-TV ID.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Kinescope; Kinescopes; Election; Politics; United States; Presidential Campaign; Early TV; Early Television; 1952; 50s; 50's; 1950s; 1950's; Fifties; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; Masterpiece; Masterpoxen; Quality TV; Brilliant; Genius; Intelligent; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Retro; Old Time Television; Clown
Downloads: 3,652 (3 reviews)